4. Arisbe

Crossing Asia Minor with Alexander

‘From Troy Alexander came to Arisbe, where his entire force had encamped after crossing the Hellespont.’
(Arrian I.12.6)

Text used: Arrian ‘Alexander the Great‘ OUP 2013 translated by Martin Hammond

Alexander marched from Troy – Abydos – Arisbe. Parmenion crossed the Hellespont from Sestos – Abydos

Credit Where It’s Due
Map of eastern Asia Minor: Pinterest

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